A list of known Lithops species



Key:



Y = yellow flowering plant.
W = white flowering plant.
V = variable.
Ywc = yellow flowering plant with white centres.
G-form = green or yellow-green plant, instead of the norm.
W-form = white flowering plant, instead of yellow.
Y-form = yellow flowering plant, instead of white (very rare).
R-form = plant with red colour, instead of the norm.
acf = aberrant colour form (termed 'cultivar' in the 1988 edition of Lithops, Flowering Stones).
subsp. = subspecies.
var. = varietas, variety.

1. Lithops amicorum D.T. Cole (2006) (W)
C410

2. Lithops aucampiae L. Bol. (1932) (Y)
subsp. aucampiae var. aucampiae
C002, C003, C004, C046, C061, C117, C172, C255, C257, C298, C333, C334, C366; (Kuruman form) C011, C012, C173, C325, C332
acf 'Betty's Beryl' (1988) (G- + W-form)
C389
acf 'Jackson's Jade' (1992) (G-form)
C395
acf 'Storms's Snowcap' (1985) (W-form)
C392
subsp. aucampiae var. koelemanii (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole (1960) (Y)
C016, C256
subsp. euniceae (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole var. euniceae (1966) (Y)
C048
acf 'Hikoruby' (R-form)
subsp. euniceae var. fluminalis D.T. Cole (1970) (Y)
C054
acf 'Chieruby' (R-form)
acf 'Green River' (1999) (G-form)

3. Lithops bromfieldii L. Bol. (1934) (Y)
var. bromfieldii
C040, C041, C279, C348, C368
acf 'White Nymph' (2002) (W-form)
var. glaudinae (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole (1960) (Y)
C116, C382, C393
var. insularis (L. Bol.) B. Fearn (1937) (Y)
C042, C043, C057
acf 'Sulphurea' (1977) (G-form)
C362
var. mennellii (L. Bol.) B. Fearn (1937) (Y)
C044, C283

4. Lithops coleorum S.A. Hammer & R. Uijs (1994) (Y)
C396

5. Lithops comptonii L. Bol. (1930) (Ywc)
var. comptonii
C125, C377
var. weberi (G.C. Nel) D.T. Cole (1940) (Ywc)
C126, C347

6. Lithops dinteri Schwant. (1927) (Y)
subsp. dinteri var. dinteri
C206
acf 'Dintergreen' (1985) (G-form)
C206A
subsp. dinteri var. brevis (L. Bol.) B. Fearn (1932) (Y)
C084, C268
subsp. frederici (D.T. Cole) D.T. Cole (1973) (Y)
C180
subsp. multipunctata (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole (1966) (Y)
C181, C326

7. Lithops divergens L. Bol. (1934) (Ywc)
var. divergens
C202, C269
var. amethystina H.W. de Boer (1961) (Ywc)
C201, C270, C356

8. Lithops dorotheae G.C. Nel (1939) (Y)
C124, C300

9. Lithops francisci (Dint. & Schwant.) N.E. Br. (1925) (Y)
C140, C371

10. Lithops fulviceps (N.E. Br.) N.E. Br. (1914) (Y)
var. fulviceps
C170, C220, C221, C266, C278, C284, C390, C391; (*lydiae) C219
acf 'Aurea' (1977) (W- + G-form)
C363
var. lactinea D.T. Cole (1973) (Y)
C222
var. laevigata D.T. Cole (2006) (Y)
C412

11. Lithops gesineae H.W. de Boer (1955) (Y)
var. gesineae
C207, C406
var. annae (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole (1956) (Y)
C078

12. Lithops geyeri G.C. Nel (1943) (Ywc)
C274; (*hillii) C232, C233

13. Lithops gracilidelineata Dint. (1928) (Y)
subsp. gracilidelineata var. gracilidelineata
C261, C262, C309, C367, C374, C385; (*Streyi) C373
acf 'Ernst's Witkop' (1985) (W-form)
C385A
subsp. gracilidelineata var. waldroniae H.W. de Boer
C189, C243
acf 'Fritz's White Lady' (1985) (W-form)
C189A
subsp. brandbergensis (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole (1963) (Y)
C383, C394

14. Lithops hallii H.W. de Boer (1957) (W)
var. hallii
C022, C045, C050, C052, C090, C094, C119, C158, C174, C176, C318, C375; (Brown Form) C135, C136; (*salicola reticulata) C087
var. ochracea (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole (1962)
C039, C059, C098, C111, C142A, C303, C372
acf 'Green Soapstone' (1985) (G-form)
C111A

15. Lithops helmutii L. Bol. (1933) (Ywc)
C271

16. Lithops hermetica D.T. Cole (2000) (Y)
C397
acf 'Green Diamond' (G-form)
C397A

17. Lithops herrei L. Bol. (1932) (Ywc)
C213, C234, C235, C355, C361; (*transluscens) C236, C237
acf 'Splendido' (2001) (W- + G-form)

18. Lithops hookeri (Berg.) Schwant. (1908) (Y)
var. hookeri
C110, C112, C113, C114, C118, C142B, C340 (Vermiculate form) C023, C051, C335, C336
acf 'Envy' (1999) (G-form)
var. dabneri (L. Bol.) D.T. Cole (1965) (Y)
C013, C085, C301
var. elephina (D.T. Cole) D.T. Cole (1970) (Y)
C092, C093
var. lutea (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole (1964) (Y)
C038
var. marginata (G.C. Nel) D.T. Cole (1946) (Y)
C035, C137, C338; (Cerise form) C088; (Red-brown form) C053, C089, C154, C155, C337
acf 'Shimada's Apricot' (2000) (R-form)
var. subfenestrata (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole (1964) (Y)
C021, C156, C175; (*brunneoviolacea) C019
var. susannae (D.T. Cole) D.T. Cole (1970) (Y)
C091

19. Lithops julii (Dint. & Schwant.) N.E. Br. (1925) (W)
subsp. julii
C063, C064, C183, C297, C349; (*chrysocephala) C205; (*littlewoodii) C218
acf 'Peppermint Crème' (1985) (G-form)
C297A
subsp. fulleri (N.E. Br.) B. Fearn (1927) (W) var. fulleri
C024, C056, C062, C121, C122, C161, C162A, C171, C203, C230B, C259, C319, C323, C378
acf 'Fullergreen' (1988) (G-form)
C056A
subsp. fulleri var. brunnea H.W. de Boer (1962) (W)
C179
subsp. fulleri var. rouxii (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole (1964) (W)
C215, C216, C217, C324

20. Lithops karasmontana (Dint. & Schwant.) N.E. Br. (1920) (W)
subsp. karasmontana var. karasmontana
C223, C225, C226; (*jacobseniana) C227; (*mickbergensis) C168, C169, C317, C327; (*Signalberg form) C065, C328
subsp. karasmontana var. aiaisensis (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole (1964) (W)
C224
subsp. karasmontana var. lericheana (Dint. & Schwant.) D.T. Cole (1925) (W)
C193, C267, C329, C330
subsp. karasmontana var. tischeri D.T. Cole (1973) (W)
C182
subsp. bella (N.E. Br.) D.T. Cole (1922) (W)
C108, C143A, C285, C295
subsp. eberlanzii (Dint. & Schwant.) D.T. Cole (1925) (W)
C082, C208, C369, C370, C398, C399, C400, C401, C405; (*erniana) C147, C209; (*erniana witputzensis) C149
acf 'Avocado Cream' (1985) (G-form)
C370A, C402

21. Lithops lesliei (N.E. Br.) N.E. Br. (1912) (Y)
subsp. lesliei var. lesliei
C007, C010, C018, C026, C027, C028, C029, C031, C033, C115, C138, C139, C331, C342, C343, C344, C352, C358; (Grey form) C008, C009, C151, C359; (Kimberley form) C014, C341, C354; (*luteoviridis) C020; (Pietersburg form) C030, C032; (Warrenton form) C005, C036, C096
acf 'Albiflora' (1968) (W-form)
C005A
acf 'Albinica' (1968) (W- + G-form)
C036A
acf 'Fred's Redhead' (1999) (R-form)
acf 'Storms's Albinigold' (1985) (G-form)
C036B
subsp. lesliei var. hornii H.W. de Boer (1966) (Y)
C015, C364
acf 'Greenhorn' (1985) (G-form)
subsp. lesliei var. mariae D.T. Cole (1970) (Y)
C141, C152
subsp. lesliei var. minor H.W. de Boer (1961) (Y)
C006
acf 'Witblom' (1985) (W-form)
C006A
subsp. lesliei var. rubrobrunnea H.W. de Boer (1962) (Y)
C017, C204
subsp. lesliei var. venteri (G.C. Nel) H.W. de Boer & B.K. Boom (1940) (Y)
C001, C047; (*maraisii) C153
subsp. burchellii D.T. Cole (1988) (Y)
C302, C308

22. Lithops marmorata (N.E. Br.) N.E. Br. (1920) (W)
var. marmorata
C163, C305, C360; (*diutina) C260; (*framesii) C058, C365
acf 'Polepsky Smaragd' (1996) (G-form)
var. elisae (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole (1961) (W)
C214, C251, C252

23. Lithops meyeri L. Bol. (1932) (Ywc)
C212, C272, C273
acf 'Hammeruby' (1988) (R-form)
C272A

24. Lithops naureeniae D.T. Cole (1980) (Ywc)
C304

25. Lithops olivacea L. Bol. (1929) (Ywc)
var. olivacea
C055, C109
var. nebrownii D.T. Cole (1988) (Ywc)
C162B, C403
acf 'Red Olive' (1999) (R-form)

26. Lithops optica (Marl.) N.E. Br. (1910) (W)
C081, C275, C276, C277, C286, C288, C289, C290, C292, C294, C307, C310, C404; (Maculate form) C291, C293, C311
acf 'Rubra' (1925) (R-form)
C081A, C287
acf 'Rubragold' (2001) (Ywc + R-form)

27. Lithops otzeniana G.C. Nel (1937) (Ywc)
C128, C280, C350
acf 'Aquamarine' (1985) (G-form)
C128A
acf 'Cesky Granat' (2001) (R-form)

28. Lithops pseudotruncatella (Berg.) N.E. Br. (1908) (Y)
subsp. pseudotruncatella var. pseudotruncatella
C067, C070, C263, C315; (*alpina) C068, C381; (*mundtii) C099, C100; (Pallid form) C264
acf 'Albiflora' (1955) (W-form)
subsp. pseudotruncatella var. elisabethiae (Dint.) H.W. de Boer & B.K. Boom (1933) (Y)
C187
subsp. pseudotruncatella var. riehmerae D.T. Cole (1987) (Y)
(*edithiae) C097
subsp. archerae (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole (1967) (Y)
C104, C306
acf 'Split Pea' (1999) (G-form)
subsp. dendritica (G.C. Nel) D.T. Cole (1946) (Y)
C072, C073, C357, C384; (*farinosa) C245; (*pulmonuncula) C071
subsp. groendrayensis (Jacobs.) D.T. Cole (1961) (Y)
C239, C244; (Witkop form) C246
subsp. volkii (Schwant. ex H.W. de Boer & B.K. Boom) D.T. Cole (1961) (Y)
C069

29. Lithops ruschiorum
var. ruschiorum (Dint. & Schwant.) N.E. Br. (1925) (Y)
C101, C103, C241, C242, C387; (*nelii) C102, C240, C316
acf 'Silver Reed' (W-form; German 'rusch' = reed, rush)
C387A
var. lineata (G.C. Nel) D.T. Cole (1946) (Y)
C312, C313, C314, C380, C386

30. Lithops salicola L. Bol. (1936) (W)
C034, C037, C049, C320, C321, C322, C351, C353; (Maculate form) C086
acf 'Bacchus' (1999) (R-form)
acf 'Malachite' (1985) (G-form)
C351A

31. Lithops schwantesii Dint. (1928) (Y)
subsp. schwantesii var. schwantesii
C076, C077, C079, C080, C106, C143B, C145, C146, C164, C185, C190, C191, C211, C265; (Grey form) C144, C250; (*gulielmi) C184; (*kuibisensis) C150
subsp. schwantesii var. marthae (Loesch & Tisch.) D.T. Cole (1936) (Y)
C148, C249, C299
subsp. schwantesii var. rugosa (Dint.) H.W. de Boer & B.K. Boom (1928) (Y)
C192, C247
subsp. schwantesii var. urikosensis (Dint.) H.W. de Boer & B.K. Boom (1928) (Y)
C083, C105; (*christinae) C074, C107, C210; (*kunjasensis) C186, C248; (*nutupsdriftensis) C075
subsp. gebseri (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole (1964) (Y)
C165

32. Lithops steineckeana Tisch. (1951) (Y)
C388

33. Lithops terricolor N.E. Br. (1922) (Y)
C130, C132, C133, C345, C379; (*peersii) C131, C253, C254, C339, C376; (Prince Albert form) C134
acf 'Silver Spurs' (1985) (W-form)
C132A
acf 'Speckled Gold' (1985) (G-form)
C345A
acf 'Violetta' (1999) (R-form; published as L. localis 'Violetta')

34. Lithops vallis-mariae Dint. & Schwant.) N.E. Br. (1925) (Y)
C060, C066, C166, C238, C281, C282, C296; (*margarethae) C167
acf 'Valley Girl' (1999) (W-form)

35. Lithops verruculosa G.C. Nel (1943) (V)
var. verruculosa
C120, C129, C159, C178, C198, C200B, C229B, C230C; (*inae) C095, C157, C196
acf 'Verdigris' (1999) (G-form)
var. glabra H.W. de Boer (1966) (V)
C025, C160, C177

36. Lithops villetii L. Bol. (1950) (W)
subsp. villetii
C194, C195
subsp. deboeri (Schwant.) D.T. Cole (1952) (W)
C230A, C231, C258
subsp. kennedyi (H.W. de Boer) D.T. Cole (1967) (W)
C123, C197, C199, C200A, C228, C229A

37. Lithops viridis H. Lückhoff (1958) (Ywc)
C127

38. Lithops werneri Schwant. & Jacobs. (1951) (Y)
C188


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